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Biographical entry Waterson, John Gabriel (1924 - 1993)

Born
18 April 1924
Adelaide?, South Australia, Australia
Died
15 June 1993
Occupation
Dental scientist

Summary

John Gabriel Waterson practised as a dentist for 20 years before becoming an academic in the dental faculties of the Universities of Adelaide, Western Australia and Melbourne in turn. His final position was as a Professor of Conservative Dentistry at the University of Melbourne from 1978-82 and Professor of Restorative Dentistry from 1982-88. He held numerous positions on University, Dental Board and Dental Hospital Committees in Adelaide, Perth and Melbourne.

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1945
Education - Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS) completed at the University of Adelaide
1945 - 1965
Career position - General practice
1964
Career position - President of the Australian Dental Association, South Australian branch
1965 - 1972
Career position - Lecturer in Oral Biology at the University of Adelaide
1968
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Adelaide
1973 - 1974
Career position - Reader in Oral Biology at the University of Adelaide
1974 - 1978
Career position - Professor of Oral Biology at the University of Western Australia
1975
Education - BScDent completed at the University of Adelaide
1976 - 1978
Career position - Dean of the Faculty of Dental Science at the University of Western Australia
1978 - 1982
Career position - Professor of Conservative Dentistry at the University of Melbourne
1979 - 1993
Career position - Chairman of the Research Committee of the Australian Spinal Research Foundation
1982 - 1988
Career position - Dean of the Faculty of Dental Science
1983 - 1984
Career position - President of the Royal Dental Hospital, Melbourne
1983 - 1987
Career position - Chairman of Examiners for the Clinical examinations conducted for foreign dentists by the Australian Dental Examining Council in Melbourne
1983 - 1988
Career position - Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Melbourne
1989
Award - Meritorious Service Award received from the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons

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